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Cowboy Check-In

FAQ

What is Cowboy Check-In?

Cowboy Check-In is an effort sponsored and funded by 7220 Entertainment. The concept of the program is simple - attend one of our activities, bring your WyoOne Card, and scan or "check-in" to our events with your ID - much like you would do with social media sites such as Facebook or Foursquare. 

What are the perks of Cowboy Check-In?

We're glad you asked! This program will run for the academic year through the last day of classes for our final event of the year - our Annual Spring Semester Destressor. The person who attends the MOST Cowboy Check-In events during this time period will automatically win $500.* Also, one RANDOM UW student will WIN $1,000.

Who is eligible to win the prize money?

Any fee paying currently enrolled student (after the final event of the Spring semester) in good standing with the University.

What events count as Cowboy Check-In events?

Any event you see the Cowboy Check-In logo on (see above) is considered a Cowboy Check-In event in which we can scan your ID. This will include most 7220 Entertainment events. Keep an eye out for a table with the logo at all of our events. You can take a look at our Upcoming Events page for a full listing of events sponsored by the CAC program boards here!

What is the purpose of Cowboy Check-In?

As stated above, attending events and activities outside the classroom help enhance your experience at the university. Attend our events and get MORE out of your UW experience!

Why Cowboy Check-In?

The Campus Activities Center would like to know who is attending our events and how often.  Collecting scans at an event allows us to evaluate and assess the programs we offer the student body. As we collect this data we might on occasion send out an e-mail requesting survey information to get a student's perspective on what they did or did not like about a particular event. 

Do I HAVE to participate in Cowboy Check-In if I come to one of your events?

Absolutely not! All of our events are still open to the entire student population, regardless if you chose to participate in this program or not.

This is an opt-in program - it is your choice to scan your ID to document your attendance. If you are concerned about privacy issues: your event attendance information will be used for internal purposes ONLY so we can evaluate ourselves to ensure we're providing the best programs and services we can. 

What is the future of Cowboy Check-In?

This program is currently a work-in-progress. Please understand and be patient if we experience issues for scanning IDs at events, etc. Our hopes are to eventually expand this program to other entities on campus. For example, to potentially allow RSOs to track attendance at their events.

What if I still have questions about the Cowboy Check-In program?

If you still have questions, please feel free to contact us a cac@uwyo.edu

*in case of a tie, the prize money will be divided amongst those individuals


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Laramie, WY 82071

Phone: 307-766-6340

Email: cac@uwyo.edu

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